Politicians and policy makers often say how valuable creative businesses are to the economy and they are constantly revising and reviewing legislation in pursuit of the public interest. With every change there are winners and losers. With our expertise, contacts and reputation at C8, we can position you as a winner.
We convert your commercial objectives into a public policy strategy and match them with political thinking. We provide a full public affairs service, from information and advice to implementation and results, in Westminster and Brussels, together with our partners, Europe-Analytica. All clients receive our exclusive bulletin CREATIVE BUSINESS in BRUSSELS which tells you, in less than a minute, what the EU is doing to your business each week.
Contact us to find out more how our political intelligence, strategic advice, targeted lobbying and timely interventions can help your business.
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We work with a range of clients, from elite creative collaborations, to some of the biggest creative brands in the world. You'll be in good company.
THE PUBLIC AFFAIRS TEAM
With years of experience and several successful campaigns under our belt, we can deliver the results you want in the way that you want.
Dominic McGonigal is a talented and successful creative industries executive with 25 years of experience in the sector, over half of that time at Board and director level. He is Chairman of C8 Associates, experts in the creative and digital sector, working with businesses, industry bodies and investors.
CONSULTANT & NED
Lynne McDowell is the Founder and Director of her own PR company specialising in supporting the music and creative industries. Previously, Lynne was Head of PR for the BPI (British Phonographic Industry) supporting Universal Music, Sony Music, Warner Music and morethan 300 independent record labels with corporate communications, public affairs, and CSR strategies and initiatives.